KSP: Escaped Ky. inmate captured

Jason Chancellor (Source: McCracken County Jail)
Jason Chancellor (Source: McCracken County Jail)

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - An inmate who walked away from a work detail in Paducah was only able to enjoy a few hours of freedom.

According to Kentucky State Police, authorities captured Jason A. Chancellor shortly before 7 p.m. Friday.  Chancellor previously walked away from a work detail in Cardinal Point around 2:30 p.m., state police said.

Chancellor will likely face additional charges.

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